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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
 
Tiger
 
Draw a tiger incompletely and he’s like a dog.  Chinese.  1
Fiercer than a cubless tiger.  2
He is a paper tiger. (Applied to a blustering coward.)  Chinese.  3
The tiger that has once tasted blood is never sated with the taste of it.  4
He calls the tiger to chase away the dog.  Chinese.  5
 
 
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